Computer Science in Schools Conference 2022

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Join this full day event to support Computer Science teachers - book your place now!

  • Date:
  • Time: 8.30am – 3.15pm
  • Location: Mellor Building, Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2DE
  • Category:
  • Conference

A full day event for teachers with a choice of workshops and sessions from various educational institutions and companies to support your Computer Science teaching; primary, secondary or F.E

Registration and Refreshments at 8.30am in the Collision Space – Mellor Building 5th Floor

Buffet Lunch included

Event will end at 3.15pm

Keynote presentation: Raspberry Pi Foundation - Matt Hogan

Post Lunch Presentations: T Levels - Pete Radford: Stoke on Trent 6th Form College or Intro to Crumble - Key Stage 2 extended sessionMatthew Parry – University of Derby

Workshop 1:

• Raspberry Pi the new Isaac Computing Platform

• AQA: Summer 2022: Marking, moderation, awarding (grading) and AQA’s Computer Science offer

• Teach Computing Curriculum and Digital Schoolhouse

Workshop Slot 2 :• OCR Vocational Computing Qualifications on offer at L2 & 3 – A brief overview

• Making the most of STEM Ambassadors

• Digital Apprentices don’t wear overalls

• Hands on Microbits – Key stage 2/3

Workshop Slot 3:• T Levels a further discussion

• Raspberry Pi – Pico – Key Stage 4

• OCR GCSE (9-1) and A-Level Computer Science – Examination, moderation, and grading

• Back to Basics: Assembly Language at any key stage and beyond


Travelling by car

• There is ample parking on our Leek Road car park, ST4 2DF. It is a short walk over to the Mellor Building so please allow 10-15 minutes for this. Please see the map below for directions.

• We have an ANPR parking system on campus, if you provide us with your registration number either beforehand or on the day we can arrange free parking for you. Please email

Travelling by public transport

• Stoke on Trent train station is a 2 minute walk from campus. Please see the map below

• The 25 bus from Hanley bus station will drop you on College Road near the Mellor building

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